Last Fridays show at First Love gallery sent shock waves through Oakland's Art Murmur as the Truth 2 Power art collective made their maiden voyage as a Political voice. Discourse,Enlightenment,struggle and understanding resonated from the brilliant works that challenges topics ranging from U.S. foreign policy to Monsonto's bio engineered foods.
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Hip Hop is Running a Political Slate This Friday in Oakland at the First Love Gallery.
"Train of Thought"(extended election edition) is a collection of my latest illustrations and Paintings speaking to the Ominous state of political affairs in the world. Come out for the first Friday Oakland Art Murmur and engage the Art Work, witness the Political Debate for Presidency in the Visual Art Dimension. The Show features collaborations with Eesuu Orundide and Githinji Omiiroo. The Reception is also a west Oakland Community fundraiser to complete a MLK mural in progress at Martin Luther King Elementary School.
Refa One is a politically progressive artist bold enough to speak truth 2 power with his work and political commentary. Thoughts and Opinions expressed here are rarely found in contemporary HipHop culture, yet they are relevant to conditions facing justice loving people.